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Hatches and stuff

Hatches and stuff on HMCS Haida Above and below we have two hatches. The hatch above is an escape hatch, that would allow people to escape from the compartment below this one – it’s an emergency use hatch and not … Continue reading

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From Stem to Stern

The stem is the very most forward part of a boat or ship’s bow and is an extension of the keel itself and curves up to the wale of the boat. The stem is more often found on wooden boats … Continue reading

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Any port in a storm

In this case it’s actually a port hole, and a special port hole as they are on HMCS Haida – the last of the Canadian Tribal class destroyers. Looking out through the port holes you can see HMCS Montreal, a … Continue reading

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